To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will break down his Department's planned near cash funding by strategic objective, for financial years 2008-09 to 2010-11.
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office is a complex organisation whose structures in the UK and overseas reflect a mix of geographical and functional responsibilities. Staff costs account for approximately 55 per cent. of departmental discretionary near-cash expenditure. I refer the hon. Member to my reply of
|£ million (near-cash)|
|Counter Terrorism/Counter Proliferation||35.30||41.00||56.00|
|Low Carbon/High Growth Economy||13.70||19.70||24.70|
|Strong International System||9.35||9.35||9.35|
|Conflict Prevention and Resolution||19.30||19.30||19.30|